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King Wilkinson

King Wilkinson, American entrepreneur. Certified general contractor, real estate exchangor. Recipient numerous boxing awards.

Background

  • Wilkinson, King was born on May 29, 1938 in Bridgton, Maine, United States. Son of Bernard Wallace and Helen (Edwards) Wilkinson.

  • Education

    • Student, University Maine, 1957. Student, Fort Lauderdale College, 1969.

    Career

    • Professional boxer, various locations, 1956-1961. Surveyor Corps Engineers, Cape Kennedy, Florida, 1962-1963. Independent builder Cocoa Beach, 1963-1966.

      General contractor Fort Lauderdale, since 1966. Associate Swan Homes & Investments, Inc., since 1977. Owner, manager R.M. Professional Boxing Stable, since 1973.

      Chairman board directors Rocky Marciano Sportsworld, since 1973, Wilkinson Investments, Inc., Fort Lauderdale, since 1975. Consultant, Kings Home Improvement, Fort Lauderdale, since 1966. Business agent Sports Immortals, Fort Lauderdale, since 1973.

      Director, curator Rocky Marciano Museum, Fort Lauderdale, since 1973.

    Major achievements

    • Certified general contractor, real estate exchangor.

    Works

    • Contributor numerous articles to sports magazines.

    Membership

    Past officer, city, state and national Grange. Board directors Rocky Marciano Youth Club, Fort Lauderdale, since 1973. Active board adjustment City of Wilton Manors, Florida, since 1988.

    Vice president, trustee Science of Mind Center of Boca Raton, Inc., since 1988. Member Downtown Optimist Club (vice president 1988-1989, president 1989-1990), Italian-American Sports Hall of Fame (Chicago), California Alley Club.

    Personality

    Interests

    Boxing, jogging, aerobics, sailing, youth work.

    Connections

    • Married Beverly Douglas (divorced 1962). Children: Teresa, Debra, Kelly.
    • father: Bernard Wallace Wilkinson
    • mother: Helen (Edwards) Wilkinson
    • spouse: Beverly Douglas
    • children: Teresa Wilkinson
    • Debra Wilkinson
    • Kelly Wilkinson
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    Born May 29, 1938
    • 1957
      University Maine
    • 1969
      Fort Lauderdale College
    • 1956 - 1961
      Professional boxer
    • 1962 - 1963
      surveyor Corps Engineer, s
      Florida, United States
    • 1963 - 1966
      independent builder Cocoa Beach
    • 1966
      general contractor, Fort Lauderdale
    • 1973
      chairman, board directors Rocky Marciano Sportsworld
    • 1975
      chairman, board directors Rocky Marciano Sportsworld
      Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
    • 1977
      associate, Swan Homes & Investments
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